Friday, June 7, 2013

Book Arts Prize Winners for 2013

The Book Arts Prize is a juried award given every year in recognition of excellence in the creation of a hand printed and bound book made in the Book Arts Studio by a Dartmouth College undergraduate.  The cash prizes are made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the Library.  The winners are:
First Prize in Hand Bookbinding
Callista Womick, ‘13
You Can’t Take It With You
$150 award

First Prize in Letterpress Printing
Malika Khurana, ‘15
$150 award

Honorable Mention in Letterpress Printing
Julie Skinner, Grad
Julie Skinner Manegold 2012-2013 Portfolio
$75 award

The Book Arts Program is fortunate to enjoy the participation of local bookbinders, printers, and amateur book artists.  This year the competition was opened to the community to recognize and reward excellence in their work. 

First Prize in Community Excellence
James Graham
Six From Winter
$150 award

Honorable Mention in Community Excellence
Dana Burrell
Deco Circles
$75 award

All the winning entries are on display in the Treasure Room cases in Baker Library 
beginning Saturday, June 8. 

Congratulations to all the contestants!

Barb Sagraves
Head, Preservation Services
& The Book Arts Program

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